Jul 14, 2012 5:00am PDT
yesterday. twins pitcher liriano, the game of his life, at least strikeout wise. be fanned 15. struck out the side in the third. as good as he was, he made one huge mistake. bases loaded in the fourth. jonny gomes clears them. and josh willingham has owned his former tammy this season. two homers in this game and he's hit four in four games against oakland. 4-3, a's lead in the ninth. gomes knocked in cespedes. just one and a half games out of a wildcard spot. and stanford, spurns is a $4 million signing bonus. he wants to return to get his degree. >> and how good can top pick harrison barns be? if this is any indication, very, very good. garrett jackson to david lee in los angeles. barns and company taking on the lakers last night. basketball iq here. follow your miss, kid. barns attacking the rim. fouls on the dunk attempt. 23 in the game on 8 of 13 shooting. as good as he looked, clay thompson looked better. three point barrage in the third quarter. he finished with 24. warriors hammer l.a., 91-50. bank of the west at stanford. williams and she would take the step. that goes wide.
Jul 15, 2012 5:00am PDT
twins, jonny gomes got an autograph from rod carew. the three-run blast made it 4-0 in the first. then cespedes drilled it to right center. gone. his tenth of the year made it 6-0. everything seemed to be going the a's away. the perfect bunt and the throw down the line. but he throws a bullet to second and span is out. the a's add to their lead in the fifth. seth smith with a monster shot into the second deck. and moss went deep. the a's have won eight of their last nine. the best of the west classic wraps up and the toughest opponents serena williams has faced is jet laying. she has not lost a set all week. last night the defending champ took care of the romanian. she committed 31 unforced errors. the match only lasted an hour. this was match point. 6-1, 6-2 victory and will face coco vandeweghe in the final. >>> the top two teams in the west, they squared off at buckish stadium last night. and he's helping utility with root beer float night. off the kick, and chris scores with the diving header. wando wasn't done yet. he would get two more goals to earn the hat trick. san jose